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Pennsylvania State University (Penn State)

Pennsylvania State University (Penn State)

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Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) is a very large (over 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Mid East States in a small city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) include: Information Science/Studies with 516 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 433 Bachelors awards; Finance, General with 419 Bachelors awards; Advertising with 378 Bachelors awards; Marketing/Marketing Management, General with 332 Bachelors awards;. Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) is located at 201 Old Main in University Park, PA 16802.

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Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) Facts

Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) is located at 201 Old Main in University Park, PA 16802

Total Applicants: 45,502
Percent Admitted: 52%
Dorm Capacity: 13,433
Graduation Rate: 87%
Retention Rate: 92%
Undergrads Under 18: 1%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 96%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 3%

Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) telephone number: (814) 865-4700

Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) is also known as Penn State

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $16,444
Total Cost In State: $31,854
Total Cost Out of State: $44,156

Admissions stats for Pennsylvania State University (Penn State)

Your chances are around 52% based on admission statistics for Pennsylvania State University (Penn State).

Student Demographics at Pennsylvania State University (Penn State)
Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) Demographics
Totals: 12,038
     Males: 6,464 (54% of total)
     Females: 5,574 (46% of total)
Asians: 600
     Asian Males: 335 (3% of total)
     Asian Females: 265 (2% of total)
Blacks: 425
     Black Males: 171 (1% of total)
     Black Females: 254 (2% of total)
Hispanics: 436
     Hispanic Males: 224 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 212 (2% of total)
Native Americans: 8
     Native American Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 5 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 8
     Hawaiian Males: 5 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 3 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 157
     Mixed Race Males: 71 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 86 (1% of total)
Whites: 8,943
     White Males: 4,793 (40% of total)
     White Females: 4,150 (34% of total)
Foreign Students: 1,003
     Foreign Males: 601 (5% of total)
     Foreign Females: 402 (3% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Pennsylvania State University (Penn State)
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Information Science/Studies
(516 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(433 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(419 Bachelors degrees)
(378 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(332 Bachelors degrees)
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
(317 Bachelors degrees)
(304 Bachelors degrees)
(292 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(279 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
(278 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(266 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(263 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(262 Bachelors degrees)
Hospitality Administration/Management, Other
(250 Bachelors degrees)
International Relations and Affairs
(200 Bachelors degrees)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
(193 Bachelors degrees)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other
(190 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(185 Bachelors degrees)
Biological and Physical Sciences
(179 Bachelors degrees)
Civil Engineering, General
(179 Bachelors degrees)
Human Development and Family Studies, General
(172 Bachelors degrees)
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
(169 Bachelors degrees)
Organizational Behavior Studies
(164 Bachelors degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(160 Bachelors degrees)
Industrial Engineering
(155 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(151 Masters degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(149 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(146 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(144 Bachelors degrees)
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
(143 Bachelors degrees)
Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) Weather
Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 47.60 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 40.44 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 85.74 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 43.82 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 58.73 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 77.57 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 17.48 (mph)
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 Attractive Professors
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 Flexible Curriculums
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 Smart Professors
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